Courthouse keeps Emmett Till’s memory alive

An all-White male jury acquitted two men for the murder of the teen 62 years ago this month. BY FREDERICK H. LOWE TRICE EDNEY NEWSWIRE The Emmett...

Blacks & Gettysburg

Visit to Pennsylvania town offers a glimpse of history and how African-Americans played a role in it. BY ELEANOR HENDRICKS MCDANIEL SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER The...

Black Lives Matter: Where did it go?

One of the movement’s founders answers questions about its impact and future. BY ANN. M. SIMMONS AND JAWEED KALEEM LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS To supporters, it is a respectable...

Is ‘Cat in the Hat’ racist? Professor thinks so

BY JOHN MURAWSKI NEWS & OBSERVER/TNS A half-century after the civil rights movement, the share of school children in this country who are not White has...

10 guiding principals to combat hate

Experts estimate that there are more than 260,000 hate incidents per year in the US. This information is special to the Trice Edney News Wire...

Former members explain why they joined hate groups

BY SHARON JAYSON KAISER HEALTH NEWS/TNS Cries of “Nazis, go home!” and “Shame! Shame!” filled the air as Angela King and Tony McAleer stood with other...

Remembering Dick Gregory

Groundbreaking comedian and civil rights activist dies at 84 BY DENNIS MCLELLAN LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Dick Gregory, who became the first Black stand-up comic to break the...

SURVIVOR’S STORY: They were trying to kill me

Hip-hop artist describes beating in Charlottesville that left him with head wound, other injuries BY DAVID S. CLOUD TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — As a gang...

Rice reflects on the state of democracy

BY DR. GLENN C. ALTSCHULER SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER A staunch supporter of Poland’s Solidarity Movement, Lane Kirkland, the head of the AFL-CIO, proclaimed in...

Will Packer’s ‘Black America’

The FAMU graduate and Hollywood producer has found success with mostly Black casts. One of his new projects is an Amazon alternate history drama. BY...

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